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Challenges facing humanitarian action - Conference in Geneva

17-06-2013 Event

Event Info

Where: University of Geneva

When: 24.06.2013

On the occasion of the 150th anniversaries of the ICRC in 2013 and of the First Geneva Convention in 2014, Switzerland joins the 

ICRC in organizing a series of events focusing on humanitarian action and its challenges. June 24, which commemorates the Battle of Solferino, is an opportunity for Switzerland and the ICRC to reiterate their commitment toward the victims of armed conflicts. The challenges for humanitarian action today are many. Among these, and in an ever more unstable security environment, humanitarian actors are confronted with growing acceptance issues that hinder their access to beneficiaries.

  • University of Geneva, Boulevard du Pont d’Arve 40, Geneva
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